Strong Winds and Critical Fire Weather Conditions Likely over California

Critical fire weather conditions will continue over portions of California today. Very strong winds with gusts over 60 mph combined with dry humidity values will create an environment conducive to extreme fire danger and explosive fire growth over southern California. Winds are expected to diminish later today and tonight.
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Last Update: 334 PM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

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11NM SSE Chincoteague VA

Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: ANZ600-180430- 334 PM EST Sun Dec 17 2017 .Synopsis for Fenwick Island DE to Currituck Beach Light NC out 20 nautical miles Including Virginia Portion of the Chesapeake Bay Currituck Sound and Portions of the James, York, and Rappahannock rivers... High pressure along the Carolina coast weakens while sliding offshore this evening. The local area remains in between weak low pressure along the Gulf coast and strong low pressure over Canada Monday and Tuesday. A cold front pushes through the region Tuesday night, then stalls over the Carolinas on Wednesday. Low pressure moves along the front and pushes off the southeast coast Wednesday night into Thursday. $$

Through 7 Pm
S winds 5 kt. Seas around 2 ft...mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 10 seconds.
Tonight
W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft...mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 10 seconds.
Mon
W winds 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft...mainly S swell with a dominant period of 5 seconds.
Mon Night
W winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft...mainly SE swell with a dominant period of 9 seconds.
Tue
SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
Tue Night
W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
Wed
NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
Wed Night
N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
Thu
NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
Thu Night
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
Fri
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 2 ft.
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Last Update: 334 PM EST Sun Dec 17 2017
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